Form 8.3 - SIBANYE GOLD LIMITED

LONDON--()--

FORM 8.3

PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY

A PERSON WITH INTERESTS IN RELEVANT SECURITIES REPRESENTING 1% OR MORE

Rule 8.3 of the Takeover Code (the “Code”)

1. KEY INFORMATION

(a) Full name of discloser:   Absa Group Limited
(b) Owner or controller of interests and short positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):

The naming of nominee or vehicle companies is insufficient. For a trust, the trustee(s), settlor and beneficiaries must be named.

 
(c) Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose relevant securities this form relates:

Use a separate form for each offeror/offeree

SIBANYE GOLD LIMITED
(d) If an exempt fund manager connected with an offeror/offeree, state this and specify identity of offeror/offeree:  
(e) Date position held/dealing undertaken:

For an opening position disclosure, state the latest practicable date prior to the disclosure

07 June 2019
(f) In addition to the company in 1(c) above, is the discloser making disclosures in respect of any other party to the offer?

If it is a cash offer or possible cash offer, state “N/A”

YES

 

LONMIN PLC

2. POSITIONS OF THE PERSON MAKING THE DISCLOSURE

If there are positions or rights to subscribe to disclose in more than one class of relevant securities of the offeror or offeree named in 1(c), copy table 2(a) or (b) (as appropriate) for each additional class of relevant security.

(a) Interests and short positions in the relevant securities of the offeror or offeree to which the disclosure relates following the dealing (if any)

Class of relevant security:   USD 0.0001 ordinary

 

Interests   Short positions
  Number   % Number   %
(1) Relevant securities owned and/or controlled: 30,543,203 1.28% 43,615,720 1.83%
(2) Cash-settled derivatives: 14,978,365 0.63% 21,868 0.00%
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options) and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%

TOTAL:

45,521,568 1.91% 43,637,588 1.83%

All interests and all short positions should be disclosed.

Details of any open stock-settled derivative positions (including traded options), or agreements to purchase or sell relevant securities, should be given on a Supplemental Form 8 (Open Positions).

(b) Rights to subscribe for new securities (including directors’ and other employee options)

Class of relevant security in relation to which subscription right exists:  
Details, including nature of the rights concerned and relevant percentages:  

3. DEALINGS (IF ANY) BY THE PERSON MAKING THE DISCLOSURE

Where there have been dealings in more than one class of relevant securities of the offeror or offeree named in 1(c), copy table 3(a), (b), (c) or (d) (as appropriate) for each additional class of relevant security dealt in.

The currency of all prices and other monetary amounts should be stated.

(a) Purchases and sales

Class of relevant security   Purchase/sale   Number of securities   Price per unit
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 24 14.6700 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 131 14.6500 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 252 14.9100 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 695 14.4600 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 800 15.1100 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 1000 14.2100 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 1000 14.2300 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 1000 14.2400 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 1000 14.2500 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 1000 14.3500 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 1000 14.3900 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 1000 14.4200 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 1000 14.4300 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 1000 14.4800 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 1081 14.2800 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 1390 14.4400 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 1700 14.3300 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 2000 14.3100 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 2000 14.3800 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 2000 14.5100 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 2000 14.5200 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 2000 14.5300 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 2000 15.0700 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 2029 14.2600 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 2052 14.3400 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 2305 14.4700 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 2900 14.9200 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 3000 14.3600 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 3000 14.8800 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 3028 14.2700 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 3289 14.4900 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 3492 14.3200 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 3603 14.8600 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 3610 14.4500 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 3611 14.9500 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 4065 15.0900 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 5900 14.9700 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 6000 14.4100 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 7225 15.1700 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 7320 14.9800 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 8000 14.4000 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 8151 14.8900 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 10832 14.9300 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 11399 15.0100 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 13043 15.1900 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 14112 15.1300 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 15475 14.8500 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 16001 15.0500 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 20000 15.1000 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 20457 15.0600 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 21920 14.7700 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 25611 15.1400 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 26000 14.9600 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 27068 14.9400 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 37716 15.0200 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 41442 15.1500 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 45778 15.1600 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 64096 15.0400 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 67009 14.9900 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 82907 15.0300 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 88750 14.7821 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 93618 14.8000 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 100000 14.3000 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 100000 14.6000 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 100000 14.7000 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 102000 14.5000 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 183692 14.9000 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 200000 14.7500 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 256382 14.7900 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 258824 14.8300 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 1087632 15.0000 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 810353 15.0000 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 624588 14.9000 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 250000 14.7900 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 210219 14.7500 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 151118 14.5000 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 142198 14.8300 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 110141 14.9500 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 104000 15.0200 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 88208 14.7000 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 67026 15.0100 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 64217 14.9600 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 57834 14.6000 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 47755 14.9200 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 44531 14.7700 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 43807 14.9400 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 43554 15.0400 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 35490 15.0200 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 34523 14.9900 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 32037 15.0300 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 30125 15.0600 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 28105 14.9100 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 26549 14.8200 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 26417 14.4900 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 25535 15.0719 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 25513 15.0500 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 24938 14.9800 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 21774 15.1300 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 20891 14.8700 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 20784 14.7100 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 19928 15.1000 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 17000 14.9300 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 15372 14.3600 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 15044 14.9700 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 15000 14.3900 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 14956 14.4600 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 13819 14.4000 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 13184 14.3400 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 11008 14.5100 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 10130 14.6600 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 9946 14.3700 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 9643 14.5300 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 9504 14.5400 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 8946 14.8500 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 7733 14.6500 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 7696 14.8600 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 6500 15.1100 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 6000 14.2900 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 6000 14.5500 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 5500 14.6100 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 5146 14.5200 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 5000 14.4200 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 5000 15.1200 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 4907 14.4500 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 4750 15.1500 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 4676 14.6800 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 4564 14.8100 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 4517 14.8900 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 4000 14.4100 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 3948 14.3200 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 3626 14.6200 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 3586 15.1400 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 3000 14.4800 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 2732 14.2400 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 2710 14.7800 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 2500 14.8400 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 2400 14.3100 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 2400 15.1600 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 2198 14.7600 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 2000 14.5800 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 1858 15.0900 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 1416 15.1900 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 1200 14.2800 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 1000 14.2700 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 1000 14.8000 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 1000 14.8800 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 800 14.2600 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 695 14.4400 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 370 14.3800 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 174 14.6900 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 31 14.5900 ZAR

(b) Cash-settled derivative transactions

Class of relevant security Product description

e.g. CFD

Nature of dealing

e.g. opening/closing a long/short position, increasing/reducing a long/short position

Number of reference securities Price per unit

(c) Stock-settled derivative transactions (including options)

(i) Writing, selling, purchasing or varying

Class of relevant security Product description e.g. call option Writing, purchasing, selling, varying etc. Number of securities to which option relates Exercise price per unit Type

e.g. American, European etc.

Expiry date Option money paid/ received per unit

(ii) Exercise

Class of relevant security Product description

e.g. call option

Exercising/ exercised against Number of securities Exercise price per unit

(d) Other dealings (including subscribing for new securities)

Class of relevant security Nature of dealing

e.g. subscription, conversion

Details Price per unit (if applicable)

4. OTHER INFORMATION

(a) Indemnity and other dealing arrangements

Details of any indemnity or option arrangement, or any agreement or understanding, formal or informal, relating to relevant securities which may be an inducement to deal or refrain from dealing entered into by the person making the disclosure and any party to the offer or any person acting in concert with a party to the offer:

Irrevocable commitments and letters of intent should not be included. If there are no such agreements, arrangements or understandings, state “none”

(b) Agreements, arrangements or understandings relating to options or derivatives

Details of any agreement, arrangement or understanding, formal or informal, between the person making the disclosure and any other person relating to:

(i) the voting rights of any relevant securities under any option; or

(ii) the voting rights or future acquisition or disposal of any relevant securities to which any derivative is referenced:

If there are no such agreements, arrangements or understandings, state “none”

(c) Attachments

Is a Supplemental Form 8 (Open Positions) attached? NO
Date of disclosure:   07 June 2019
Contact name: Large Holdings Regulatory Operations
Telephone number*: +27 11 846 4234

Public disclosures under Rule 8 of the Code must be made to a Regulatory Information Service.

The Panel’s Market Surveillance Unit is available for consultation in relation to the Code’s disclosure requirements on +44 (0)20 7638 0129.

*If the discloser is a natural person, a telephone number does not need to be included, provided contact information has been provided to the Panel’s Market Surveillance Unit.

The Code can be viewed on the Panel’s website at www.thetakeoverpanel.org.uk.

Short Name: Absa Group Limited
Category Code: RET
Sequence Number: 670017
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20190610T145441+0100

Contacts

Absa Group Limited

Contacts

Absa Group Limited